Double Delights™ Perfection Hydrangea

Hydrangea macrophylla 'Perfection' PP #22,221

Large, double-flowered, mophead blooms that range from dark pink to purple-blue contrast against rich green foliage. A stunning rebloomer with extra-sturdy stems to hold beautiful double, star-shaped clusters upright. This plant does very well in small gardens and containers.
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Supplemental water may be needed in very hot weather.

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Botanical Pronunciationhy-DRAIN-juh mak-roh-FIL-uh
Average Size at MaturityReaches 2-3 ft. tall and 3-5 ft. wide.
Bloom TimePink or Blue/Purple in summer
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage
Growth HabitCompact, Mounding
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseBorder, Container, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Woodland Garden, Cutting Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureEasy Care, Gift Plant, Year-round Interest, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsSupplemental water may be needed in very hot weather.

Requires moist, well drained soil. Prune to shape immediately after flowering; heavy pruning is usually not needed. Winter protection may be needed in very cold climates. Flower color can be shifted to blue with the addition of aluminum sulfate to the soil. Apply fertilizer in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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